Department of Linguistics University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Dr. Zsuzsanna Fagyal

Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies of French and Italian
Associate Professor of Linguistics
Associate Professor of European Union Center
Associate Professor of LAS Global Studies
Center for Global Studies

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  • Fagyal, Zsuzsanna, and Eda Derhemi. Languages and Minorities in Europe. Bristol: Multilingual Matters, to appear in February, 2017.
  • L’Accent des banlieues. Aspects prosodiques du français populaire en contact avec les langues de l’immigration. Paris: L’Harmattan, Séries “Espaces discursifs”, 2010.
  • Fagyal, Zsuzsanna, Douglas Kibbee, and Fred Jenkins. French: A Linguistic Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2006.

Books Edited

  • Murdoch, H. Adlai, and Zsuzsanna Fagyal. Francophone Cultures and Geographies of Identity. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013.
  • Arregi, Karlos, Zsuzsanna Fagyal, Silvina Montrul, and Annie Tremblay. Romance Linguistics 2008: Interactions in Romance. Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2008.

Journal Articles

  • Herschensohn, Julia, and Zsuzsanna Fagyal. "Introduction to the theme issue 'Convergence et divergence en français laurentien'." Journal of French Language Studies 26.2 (2016): 113-114.
  • Fagyal, Zsuzsanna . "Convergence, divergence et filiation linguistique: retour à l’étude panlectale de la variation en français." Journal of French Language Studies 26.2 (2016): 163-166.
  • Fagyal, Zsuzsanna, Samarth Swarup, Anna Maria Escobar, Les Gasser, and Kiran Lakkaraju. "Centers and peripheries: Network roles in language change." Lingua 120.8 (2010): 2061-2079.

Book Contributions

  • Fagyal, Zsuzsanna. "Standardization and language regimes in Europe: the case of France, Spain, and the United Kingdom." Cambridge Handbook of Language Contact. Comp. Salikoko Mufwene and Anna Maria Escobar. Cambridge, under contract: Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • Fagyal, Zsuzsanna. "Sociolinguistic variation and pluricentricity." Sociolinguistic change across the Spanish-speaking world: Case studies in honor of Anna María Escobar. New York, NY: Peter Lang, 2015. 215-220.
  • Murdoch, H. Adlai, and Zsuzsanna Fagyal. "Francophonie from a Geocultural Perspective." Francophone Cultures and Geographies of Identity. Ed. H. Adlai Murdoch and Zsuzsanna Fagyal. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013. 2-11.
  • Fagyal, Zsuzsanna, and Christopher Stewart. "Prosodic style-shifting in preadolescent peer-group interactions in a working-class suburb of Paris." Ethnic Styles of Speaking in European Metropolitan Areas. Ed. Friederike Kern and Margret Selting. Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2011. 75–99.
  • Fagyal, Zsuzsanna. "Rhythm types and the speech of working-class youth in a banlieue of Paris: the role of vowel elision and devoicing." A Reader in Sociophonetics. Comp. Nancy Niedzielski. Ed. Dennis R. Preston. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 2011. 91-132.